A legend was born on January 6 1966. The world knows him as a. r. rahman. Allah Rakha Rahman was born as A. S. Dileep Kumar. He is now a renowned Indian Music composer. He is also a musician and a singer. He is a great patron in field of Music. He is voted as the best film music composer by “Time.” He is renowned for some famous tracks that he has composed and for his work of mixing “Electronic Music” with “Eastern Classical.” He has mastered his work and has given world something new by mixing Traditional musical instruments latest technology and by composing some mesmerizing music. He was awarded the prestigious “Academy Award” for his work. He has also won two “Grammy Awards” along with four “National Awards” and a “BAFTA AWARD” and a “Golden Globe Award.” He has also won fourteen “Filmfare Awards.” He has also been recognized for his music, which he has given to the South Indian Film industry and has won thirteen awards for that as well. He has been given various names with due respect for his work. Rahman is in the list of most influential people make by “Times.” Rehman’s work is recognized all across the globe. He is listed as one of the top and influential music composers of all times.
Rehman has his own music studio where fantastic a. r. rahman music is being composed. This studio is situated in Chennai and is renowned as most hi-tech music studios in the world. A.R. Rahman started his career with a Tamil film “Roja.” After this, he became a sensation in the industry of music. He has given to various movies and has created a fire all across the world. He has also given music to various International films as well. His music can be heard in various International and National theaters as well. Rahman has made a record sale of more than three hundred million records through his national and international films. This a.r. rahman news was in the year 2009. Until date, he has given music to more than 200 films. He is renowned as world’s top selling artists. He is a master in disguise and is renowned for doing wonders with Indian film music. Rahman is the reason of maximum blockbuster Indian movies. He also has several charity organizations, which work for benefitting the poor and needy.
A.R. Rahman has married “SAIRA BANU.” “Ameen”, “Khatija” and “Rahima” are their children. His daughters are also a part of Rehman music composition and they have song various songs for him. In various movies, his daughter “Ameen” and “Khatija” have song songs. Noted music composer Prakash Kumar is nephew of a.r. rahman. Prakash started his profession as a singer. He has sung some famous tracks composed by Rahman. Rahman’s sisters are indulged in music industry and work together with rahman. His younger sister has a music studio of her own. Rahman has a “Music Conservatory” in Chennai and one of rahman’s sisters, “Fathima” looks after the famous conservatory. Noted Tamil film actor Rahman is brother of A.R. Rahman.
A.R. Rahman was a non-believer in god since childhood. It was in the year 1989, when rahman choose to be a Muslim by religion. Rahman and his family had a tough time after his father’s death. During that period, Islam and Sufi religion had a great impact on a. r. rahman. Rahman’s mother was a Muslim and hence, rahman took this religion. Rahman, after winning an academy award said a Hindi Dialogue, which meant, “He has Mother.” This meant that if in any circumstances he is not left with anything, he will always has his mother with him. He even mentioned that whatever he has today is just because of blessings of his mother and god. The speech, which he had given during the Academy Awards ceremony, was loved by all.
Name at Birth: “A.S. Dileep Kumar” renowned as “A.R. Rahman”
Date of Birth: January 6, 1966.
Place of Birth: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Present Age: Forty-Five
Genre: Film music composition, Theatre music and International Music
Work As: Composer, Music Director, Singer, Music Programmer,
Working Since: 1980
Labels: “K.M. MUSIQ”
Associated with: “SUPER HEAVY” and “NEMESIS AVENUE”